UK health authorities have classified Curaçao as having a risk of Zika virus transmission. For more information and advice, visit the website of the National Travel Health Network and Centre website.
If you’re abroad and you need emergency help from the UK government, contact the nearest British embassy, consulate or high commission.
Curaçao is used as a drug passageway from South America to Europe and North America. Don’t leave bags unattended nor agree to carry a package for anyone. See Crime.
The hurricane season in the Caribbean normally runs from June to November. See Natural disasters.
Although there’s no recent history of terrorism in Curaçao, attacks can’t be ruled out. See terrorism
If you need to contact the emergency services, call 911 (police and fire), 912 (ambulance) or 913 (coastguard).
Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.